krishna bharat

Krishna Bharat

Principal Scientist
Google Inc.


1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043
Phone: +1 650 623-4053
Fax: +1 650 618-1499
E-mail: krishna at Google dot com

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Krishna Bharat is a Principal Scientist at Google Inc, Mountain View, California working on web and news search. He graduated with a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Georgia Tech in 1996. Before joining Google in 1999, he was a member of the research staff at DEC Systems Research Center in Palo Alto, CA.

Krishna has served on the program committees of UIST and the World Wide Web Conference and has been a reviewer for the WWW Conference, UIST, SIGCHI, SIGIR and TOCHI. He has taught tutorials on Web-IR at SIGCHI and SIGIR.

Krishna is the creator of Google News which won the 2003 Webby Award in the news category. Also, he received the 2003 World Technology Award for Media & Journalism.

In 2004 he founded Google's R&D operations in India and served as the center's first director for 1.5 years.

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